Romney's fiscal policy

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    I'd say he's pretty good at reducing deficits, seems like he did a lot of work in Massachusetts on generating income to get government under control.

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    So what you're saying that Romney is talking out of his ass when he says he will reign in government spending? And that Romney's record shows that he favors revenue increases over spending cuts.
     
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    I take it you didn't get where he actually cut spending.
     
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    700 mil in state aid to cities and towns, causing property taxes to go up 5%.
     
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    he raised taxes out the kazoo, with increased fees....WHY is THAT OKAY from a republican's perspective?

    AND a good deal of the increase revenues came from a capital gains tax increase that was passed before he took office, but became effective after he took office
     
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    It's okay, Romney's different now, because he said so.
     

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